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tony52

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Paddle Steamer Waverley - on the BBC's the One Show
« on: September 01, 2011, 08:19:46 am »

For anyone interested in PS Waverley - fast forward to approx 10mins 25sec to watch the clip.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/iplayer/episode/b0144tp1/The_One_Show_31_08_2011/
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nhp651

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Re: Paddle Steamer Waverley - on the BBC's the One Show
« Reply #1 on: September 01, 2011, 09:33:06 am »

well....there we go.....................Those two people who live in one of her ports of call Largs, and who won the 161,000,000 quid are looking for good causes to donate their dosh to as it said in the Largs and Millport weekly news a couple of weeks back.......they could keep her going for a lifetime on just the interest alone......................I know I would :-)) :-))

neil.
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tony52

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Re: Paddle Steamer Waverley - on the BBC's the One Show
« Reply #2 on: November 22, 2011, 01:28:51 pm »

Neil,
You were right, the couple have donated to keep the paddler in service for the 2012 season. Unfortunately she no longer visits our part of the country.

http://www.heraldscotland.com/mobile/news/transport-environment/lottery-jackpot-winners-pledge-to-keep-waverley-at-full-steam-1.1134310
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